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Mayor and Congressman Getting a Taste of Poverty to Protest Food Program Cuts

June 11th 2013

Mayor and Congressman Getting a Taste of Poverty to Protest Food Program Cuts (C. Proxmire, June 11, 2013) Ferndale Mayor Dave Coulter and US Congressman Sander Levin are taking a stand against cuts to food programs, by getting a first-hand taste of life on a food-stamp-sized budget. As part of the Food Research and Action […]

Ferndalians Relay to Fund American Cancer Society

June 10th 2013

“It’s incredible to see so many people invest their personal time, talents and money in such an important cause – it’s a fantastic experience. Much appreciation goes to the Ferndale Relay for Life Committee – their job is extensive and the results are amazing every single year,” she said.

Marco Mancinelli Presenting His Photography June 12 at FPL

June 10th 2013

Award-winning local photographer Marco Mancinelli will be presenting slides of his work, speaking about his craft and sharing exciting experiences from around the world at the Ferndale Public Library on Wednesday, June 12 at 7pm.

Sales Support Causes in Ferndale

June 9th 2013

Volunteers came together for two mass yard sales on June 8. The Trunk and Treasure Sale was held in the parking lot of City Hall, where vendors rented tables with the fees going to support Ferndale Recreation. Across the street at FernCare free clinic there was a yard sale of donated items, with proceeds helping provide health care for the needy.

Balloons, Powdered Paint And Politics At Ferndale Pride (video)

June 8th 2013

For the third year in a row, Ferndale Pride’s focus was on a family-friendly festival with plenty of music and ways for the community to connect. But there was also a strong political element to the festivities, reminding people of the struggles LGBT people face and the need for allied and politician support

Ferndale Recreation June Newsletter

June 4th 2013

Ferndale Recreation Newsletter   June 2013  Ferndale Summer Day Camp   Register Today!!   Camp Dates: June 24-June 28 July 1 – July 5 July 8 – July 12 July 15 – July 19 July 22 – July 26 July 29 – August 2 August 5 – August 9 August 12 – August 16 Camps […]

Ferndale Schools Champion Meetings Continue – June 6

June 4th 2013

All school district parents , other parents, high school students, teachers and district staff, administrators and board members, as well as community members are invited to the third of four public Champions Meetings Thursday, June 6 at 6:30 pm at Coolidge Intermediate School.

Ferndale Launches New Website

June 3rd 2013

Ferndale Launches New Website (City of Ferndale Press Release, June 25, 2013) On Tuesday, June 25th, the City of Ferndale will launch their new official website under the new domain The launch of the new site marks an important step toward City Council’s objectives to make prodigious strides in digital government, communication, and technology […]

Ferndale has been Cleaned Up (video)

May 12th 2013

In its second year, Clean the Ferndale Up brought over 80 residents out to do various clean up projects around the city. Focusing mainly on parks and major streets, teams picked up trash, raked leaves, and put mulch around trees.

World History lesson at DIA for UHS seniors

May 9th 2013

Seniors from the world History & Geography classes at University High School spent a gorgeous spring day exploring and “scavenger-hunting” artwork displayed at the Detroit Institute of Arts.